Building a Chrome Browser only Ubuntu Kiosk

    Download Ubuntu Server Installer ISO and install   http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.04/ubuntu-16.04-server-amd64.iso     Install xorg & chromium-browser   apt-get install xorg chromium-browser     Modify grub parameters   sudo vim /etc/default/grub GRUB_TIMEOUT=0 GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=”quiet loglevel=3 rd.systemd.show_status=false rd.udev.log-priority=3 acpi=off apm=off consoleblank=0” sudo update-grub     Create ~/.xinitrc with the content   XAUTHORITY=/home/<user>/.Xauthority DISPLAY=:0.0 xset -dpms XAUTHORITY=/home/<user>/.Xauthority DISPLAY=:0.0 […]

Fix Incorrect Clock Settings in Windows When Dual-Booting with OS X or Linux

This article is originally published at : http://lifehacker.com/5742148/fix-windows-clock-issues-when-dual-booting-with-os-x Author : Whitson Gordon If you dual boot your Windows PC with OS X or Linux, you may have experienced a problem in which your clocks reset themselves incorrectly every time you boot into Windows. Here’s a simple registry edit to fix that. Essentially, the incorrect clock setting happens […]

Installation an OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu 14.04

Installation an OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu 14.04 OpenVPN is an open-source software application that implements virtual private network (VPN) techniques for creating secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities. It uses a custom security protocol that utilizes SSL/TLS for key exchange. It is capable of traversing network address […]

How to use xRDP for remote access to Ubuntu 14.04

We decided to replace the article previously written here with a link to the original web site in respect to its author and comment posted below by Hans Luijten. We will check our database for any other similar mistake and make corrections where needed. http://www.tweaking4all.com/software/linux-software/use-xrdp-remote-access-ubuntu-14-04/

Setup FTP Server step by step in CentOS / RHEL / Scientific Linux 6.3/6.4/6.5

This tutorial shows you how to install and configure FTP server in CentOS 6.5. Though the steps provided here are tested in CentOS 6.5, it should work on RHEL 6.x(x stands for version) and Scientific Linux 6.x too. In this tutorial my ftp server ip and hostname are 192.168.1.200 and mainserver.ostechnix.com respectively. I have already […]

Install Parallels Plesk Panel on CentOS 6.5 Installation – Plesk 12

If running Parallels Virtuozzo Containers, VMWare, Microsoft Hyper-V, Xen, KVM or Parallels Server you can use a Parallels Plesk Panel 12 VPS License Key for cheaper than the price for a Dedicated Parallels Plesk Panel License Key. The good folks over at hostupp.com are a partner of Parallels and sell Parallels Plesk Panel License Keys. […]

Create your own dynamic DNS using Bind9

If you are tired of using commercial (or free-like commercial) dynamic dns providers, having to use their funny(!) domain names appended to your super- serious hostname and think that it’s time to roll up your own DNS server then follow..

Some useful links for Linux server configuration

I will be managing some links here that I found them useful when working. I will try to add as much of information as I can along with the links. Maybe we will organize them in groups. Please let me know if you think you have a link thta should be in this list.

Resize LVM Root Partition Remotely Over SSH

I recently had to resize the partition that Debian Wheezy 64bit installed. If you follow the steps explained here carefully it is possible to change the partition table even by remote SSH access.